Ronald E. Newton died March 13, 2015 at the age of 76.
He was born Oct. 3, 1938 to parents Eric and Birdie Newton.
Mr. Newton was an Oakhurst resident for 35 years. In 2013, he and his wife, Carol, moved to Clovis to be closer to their family. He worked for PG&E for years and retired in 2001. He loved spending time with his family, fishing, camping, and working in his shop and around his land.
He is survived by his wife; four daughters, Lynn Baker, Patricia Margarian and her husband Victor Margarian, Kari Carlton and her husband Scott Carlton and Konni Jones and her husband Christopher Jones, along with 15 grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mr. Newton was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Louise.
A private celebration of life will be held May 16, in Clovis.
The family requests any remembrances be sent to Clovis Community Medical Center or The American Cancer Society.